Mendhar: Pakistani troops on late Thursday evening fired rocket launchers and resorted to heavy shelling on five Indian posts in Mendhar sector of Poonch district.

It is believed that the firing was a part of the plan to give cover to infiltrating militants. However, no casualty or injury in the firing was reported.

Within two hours, the Pakistani troops fired heavy weapons at Chajjaman. Kripan, Kranti, Nangi Takeri and Ravi posts.

According to the sources, when Pakistani army began firing, the militants were trying to infiltrate, who were forced back by firing from the Indian side.

After this ceasefire violation, the surveillance on border has been increased.

JPN/Bureau